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Can vaccinations help prevent recurrent ear infections?
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
The hib vaccine limited 1 previously major cause of ear infections in children.
The introduction of the pneumococcal vaccine-prevnar may have decreased ear infections by 5-7%. Also influenza is a major cause of ear infections, so flu shots might help.

In brief: Yes
The hib vaccine limited 1 previously major cause of ear infections in children.
The introduction of the pneumococcal vaccine-prevnar may have decreased ear infections by 5-7%. Also influenza is a major cause of ear infections, so flu shots might help.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
The incidence of ear infectionss decreased significantly after thhe vaccine for haemophilis influenza was introduced.
The vaccine against pneumococcus does not seem to affect ear infections.

In brief: Yes
The incidence of ear infectionss decreased significantly after thhe vaccine for haemophilis influenza was introduced.
The vaccine against pneumococcus does not seem to affect ear infections.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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